Category Archives: Industry and Careers

Fashion Entrepreneur Sophia Amoruso: A Look at Her Rise to Girl Boss

Sophia Christina Amoruso was only 22 years old when she founded Nasty Gal Vintage, an online eBay store, in 2006. A decade later, her Nasty Gal concept sells her label of young women’s clothing and is a leading online clothing … Continue reading

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A Look at Nordstrom: Building a Business on Customer Service

How can you build a successful startup? Examining the successes of others is a great place to start. This post, the first in an occasional series on trendsetting companies, looks at Nordstrom, which for more than a century has been … Continue reading

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Human Resources Professionals to Share Career Insights with CSUF Students

A panel discussion open to all Cal State Fullerton students will be held on Monday, Nov. 28 at 7 p.m. The event is sponsored by Mihaylo’s Society of Excellence in Human Resources (SEHR), which seeks to equip students for careers … Continue reading

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Black Friday by the Numbers

Americans will turn out by the millions this Friday for the unofficial start of the holiday shopping season. Here is a look at the key metrics and history of the annual consumer spending spree. This week, students will relish a … Continue reading

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A Look at How to Start Your Career in Accounting

From Big Four accounting firms to small startups, accounting employs millions of Americans. Jobs in this field have high income potential and the American Institute of CPAs has reported that there is strong demand for accounting graduates. Here is a … Continue reading

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